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A Portrait of Hackney
Zed Nelson

A Portrait of Hackney, Zed Nelson

A Portrait of Hackney, Zed NelsonPart of the East London Photo Series
A Portrait of Hackney
Zed Nelson
Hoxton Mini Press


First Edition
96 pages
145 x 205 mm
ISBN 9780957699830


A Portrait of Hackney is an intimate look at the ever-changing face of Hackney: the complexity, the contradictions, the clash of cultures. Portraitand landscapes are set against overheard snippets of conversations from the area. Zed Nelson has lived his whole life in Hackney – it was here he learnt to ride a bike, took his first drugs and lost his virginity. When he was young this waa place to get away from but now he has fallen back in love with the area.

About the Artist
Zed Nelson lives in London. His work has been published and exhibited worldwide. Having gained recognition and major awards aa documentary photographer working in some of the most troubled areaof the world, Nelson has increasingly turned his focus on Western society, adopting an increasingly conceptuaapproach to reflect on contemporary social issues.

About the Publisher
Hoxton Mini Press publishes collectable books about East London.

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